How to Chase Higher Yields as “Safely” as Possible

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By Author of Life, Investments, Everything Blog (July 2012) As old CDs, treasuries and similar very low risk investments continue to mature, one can hear the groans from investors and savers everywhere at the prospect of extremely low rates being … [Read more...]

A 14.34% YTM Opportunity in James River Coal Company Bonds (CUSIP: 470355AG3)

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By: The Financial Lexicon (March 23rd, 2012) On Thursday, Standard & Poor’s (S&P) cut the corporate credit rating on James River Coal Company bonds (JRCC) from ‘B’ to ‘B-.’ Along with the corporate credit rating cut, S&P also cut the … [Read more...]